Watercolour Workshop with Darren Woodhead

Waterston House, SOC HQ and surrounding area

Date: 17 December 2017
Time: 9.45am arrival for a 10am start - 3.30pm finish approx.
Price: £55 (£45 SOC members)

“For Darren Woodhead, a sheet of paper is a pool of light on which paints dance”,

Julian Spalding, Former Director of Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries

 

A rare opportunity to join the Swarovski / Birdwatch magazine Artist of the Year 2009 for a day’s painting and tuition.

*Places are limited to a maximum of ten participants to ensure significant 1:1 time with Darren*.

Overview:

The morning session will be devoted to a brief talk and demonstration, before the group puts brush to paper. After lunch (weather permitting), Darren will take participants painting outdoors to be inspired by the surroundings of Aberlady /Gosford, or alternatively, within and around the Club’s beautifully situated Headquarters which overlook Aberlady Bay Local Nature Reserve.

Directions/timing:

The workshop will commence at SOC HQ, Waterston House, Aberlady at 10am and last till 3.30pm approx. Tea and coffee will be served from 9.45am.

What to bring:

* Your own watercolour paints, brushes, paper (watercolour is ideal), water pot, drawing board and clips or tapes to hold the paper down.
* A packed lunch. Hot drinks will be provided at the Centre throughout the day.
* Something to sit on (e.g. a mat, stool, rug) for when painting outdoors.
* Warm clothing. Do please dress according to the weather forecast and come prepared with waterproof footwear.

Payment:

We regret that we are only able to take cash or cheque payments (please make cheques payable to ‘Darren Woodhead’) and payment is required in advance. To book please see a member of staff at Waterston House or post a cheque to Jane Cleaver, SOC, Waterston House, Aberlady, EH32 0PY.

 

Booking Information

Booking essential. Please contact us on 01875 871 330.

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